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Groupon offers smart phone payment service

Groupon launched a payment service Wednesday that allows businesses to accept credit cards using an iPhone or iPod Touch, becoming the latest company to enter the growing mobile payments market. The announcement sent the online deals company’s stock up nearly ...

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Md. train derailment disrupts Verizon service

ELLICOTT CITY — Verizon Communications Inc. says a train derailment near Baltimore is disrupting land-line service to customers, including some government clients. The problems Tuesday reached all the way to the U.S. Navy base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Lawyers preparing ...

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Week in review: 7/13/12

Costs rise along with temperatures Damage such as the cracked roadway on U.S. Route 50 is making an already-expensive run of summer weather even more costly after a mostly mild Maryland winter. David Buck, a State Highway Administration spokesman, said: ...

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City solicitor: Phone spending doesn’t violate law

The city solicitor says spending on telephone and network equipment and services was not unusual and didn’t violate law. Solicitor George Nilson responded to the mayor’s request to determine the legality of the spending under two contracts without the comptroller’s ...

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Mayor’s office: Phone contract competitively bid

The mayor’s office says a contract for phone and network equipment was competitively bid. A spokesman for the mayor said Thursday that city employees requested the purchase, not the more than two dozen consultants in the mayor’s information technology office ...

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